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The US Constitution after 200 years

The US Constitution after 200 years

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Published by Free University Press in Amsterdam .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Constitutional history -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementedited by Rob Kroes, Eduard van de Bilt ; with contributions from Tony Badger ... [et al.].
      SeriesEuropean contributions to American studies ;, 15
      ContributionsKroes, Rob., Bilt, Eduard van de., Badger, Anthony J.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF4541.A2 U57 1988
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 191 p. ;
      Number of Pages191
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2232422M
      ISBN 109062567126, 9062567118
      LC Control Number89100271

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      Hailed by Thomas Jefferson as "the best commentary on the principles of government which was ever written," The Federalist Papers is a collection of 85 essays published by Founding Fathers Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, and John Jay from to , as a means to persuade the public to ratify the Constitution of the United States. With nearly two-thirds of the essays . The Constitution of the United States is the central instrument of American government and the supreme law of the land. For years, it has guided the evolution of governmental institutions and has provided the basis for political stability, individual freedom, economic growth .


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